As he announced in worship, Pastor Luke has a friend who’s part of a team attempting to climb Mt. McKinley. They’re also trying to raise money for Juvenile Myositis (JM). Toward that end, you can follow them on their blog, which includes a diagram of their plan for assent.
Yesterday, the news reported the death of the first McKinley climber of the season. The name of that climber hasn’t been released yet, but Leora (Luke’s friend) said in her last blog update that it wasn’t anyone in their group.